We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
An idea is salvation by imagination
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.